African-Native American Genealogy Forum
40 acres and a mule
off topic ...afrigeneas family, I raised the question of reparations following our struggles due to our historically difficult past, How the Government has overlooked our plight, yet Al the while telling us pull yourself up by our proverbial boot straps and do something for ourselves! Slaves made America wealthy, according to Yes magazine, 40 acres and a mule could be worth at least 6.4 trillion dollars. enough to go rebuild Taft, or another all black town in ruin or forgotten cemetery. it is a good read we have tools to use to not only make things happen but if we don't start to make change for us and our families , extended families, we will continue to be lost and still holding the trick bag. get your dna tested and read the articles, let's rebuild Black Wall Street where the Black dollar circulated at least I believe 8-10 times before it left the area. possibilities are endless if we dare to put forth the effort and have faith ..